Denver Art Museum Acquires Six Site-Specific Installations


DENVER, CO.- Spurred by the enthusiastic response of the Denver community, and building on its commitment to expand its collection with new works, the Denver Art Museum (DAM) will acquire six site-specific installations from its monumental exhibition Embrace!. For the exhibition, the Museum commissioned 17 artists to create large-scale installations in its Daniel Libeskind-designed Frederic C. Hamilton Building. Works by Lawrence Weiner, Matthew Brannon, Charles Sandison, John McEnroe, Rupprecht Matthies, and Rick Dula, which resonated strongly with Museum visitors, will become part of DAM’s permanent holdings thanks to the generous support of its patrons and volunteers. Embrace!, organized by Denver Art Museum Director and former Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art Christoph